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What is Kikusumi (菊炭)?


Kikusumi (菊炭) is a chrysanthemum-shaped Japanese charcoal. Long appreciated in Japan for its naturally beautiful appearance, kikusumi has been considered a luxury product and has been used in Japanese tea ceremonies since the Muromachi Period in 1336.



YOHAKU Porcelain Aroma Stone - Kikusumi celebrates this beauty in the form of "Aritaware" (a famous style of Japanese porcelain, dating back over 400 years). Use together with YOHAKU Aroma Oil or Aroma Mist for a unique and mindful experience.